Contay

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Contay
Contay is located in France
Contay
Contay
Coordinates: 50°00′19″N 2°28′38″E / 50.0053°N 2.4772°E / 50.0053; 2.4772Coordinates: 50°00′19″N 2°28′38″E / 50.0053°N 2.4772°E / 50.0053; 2.4772
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Villers-Bocage
Intercommunality Le Bocage et l'Hallue
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Boivin
Area
 • Land1 8.41 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 376
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80207 / 80560
Elevation 47–133 m (154–436 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Contay is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Contay is situated on the D23 and D919 crossroads, some 14 miles (23 km) northeast of Amiens, (Amiens to Arras)

Population[edit]

Historical population of Contay
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 294 301 285 294 333 353 367
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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